The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Chief Technology Officer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Chief Technology Officer (CTO)
Rank 641 637 610
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -27
Contract jobs requiring a Chief Technology Officer 23 10 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.018% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.019% 0.023%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 6 7
Median daily rate £700 £965 £900
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.46% +7.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £626 £800
10% offered a daily rate of more than £1,025 £1,175 £1,060
UK excluding London median daily rate £750 £1,050 £800
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +31.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
53055 53758 51548
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.92% 94.76% 94.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 34561 32635 31469
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1534 2148 2116
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Chief Technology Officer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Chief Technology Officer in the job title.

Chief Technology Officer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Chief Technology Officer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Chief Technology Officer within the UK.

Chief Technology Officer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Chief Technology Officer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Chief Technology Officer within the UK over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Chief Technology Officer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Chief Technology Officer
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Chief Technology Officer within the UK over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +8 22 £700 -27.46% 12
London -14 14 £650 -26.13% 8
South East -7 8 £750 - 2
Buckinghamshire - 6 £725 - 2
Milton Keynes - 4 £700 - 2
City of London +41 2 £600 -4.19%
Berkshire 0 1 £1,100 -
West Sussex - 1 - -
Crawley - 1 - -

Chief Technology Officer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, Chief Technology Officer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Chief Technology Officer in the job title.

1 11 (30.56%) Finance
2 9 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (19.44%) ITIL
4 7 (19.44%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 5 (13.89%) Open Source
7 4 (11.11%) Degree
7 4 (11.11%) COBIT
7 4 (11.11%) Retail
7 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (8.33%) Software Engineering
8 3 (8.33%) Middleware
8 3 (8.33%) EAI
8 3 (8.33%) Data Modelling
8 3 (8.33%) Waterfall
8 3 (8.33%) Information Architecture
8 3 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
8 3 (8.33%) SDLC
8 3 (8.33%) Fintech
8 3 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (5.56%) Office 365
9 2 (5.56%) Big Data
9 2 (5.56%) Mobile App
9 2 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
9 2 (5.56%) Network Security
9 2 (5.56%) Data Protection
9 2 (5.56%) Marketing
9 2 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (5.56%) E-Commerce

Chief Technology Officer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.78%) Apache Spark
1 1 (2.78%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (5.56%) Office 365
2 1 (2.78%) GitHub
2 1 (2.78%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) Big Data
2 1 (2.78%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Capybara
1 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.78%) RSpec
General
1 11 (30.56%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Retail
3 2 (5.56%) Marketing
3 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.78%) Back Office
4 1 (2.78%) Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) Middleware
2 1 (2.78%) .NET
2 1 (2.78%) HTML
2 1 (2.78%) HTML5
2 1 (2.78%) iOS SDK
2 1 (2.78%) jQuery
2 1 (2.78%) Kafka
2 1 (2.78%) REST
2 1 (2.78%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (2.78%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Fintech
2 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.78%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Android
1 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) TOGAF
2 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (19.44%) Enterprise Architecture
3 7 (19.44%) ITIL
4 6 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 5 (13.89%) Open Source
6 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (8.33%) Data Modelling
7 3 (8.33%) EAI
7 3 (8.33%) Information Architecture
7 3 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
7 3 (8.33%) SDLC
7 3 (8.33%) Software Engineering
7 3 (8.33%) Waterfall
8 2 (5.56%) Content Management
8 2 (5.56%) Data Protection
8 2 (5.56%) E-Commerce
8 2 (5.56%) Logistics
8 2 (5.56%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.56%) Java
1 2 (5.56%) Ruby
2 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.78%) Python
2 1 (2.78%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) CCNA
2 2 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.78%) CITP
3 1 (2.78%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) MBA
3 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (5.56%) Cisco
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle
1 2 (5.56%) VMware
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
London
Search Point
Rate: £850 - £900 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
TELSTRA Associates
Rate: From £700 to £900 per day £700-900 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £600 - £800 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salt
Rate: £700 - £1000 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £650.00 per day
Posted: 9 days ago